• 1
    The Last Five Years
    Come see this beautiful, emotionally powerful musical about Jamie, a talented up and coming novelist who falls in love with Cathy, a struggling actress and takes place over a five year period. Starring West-End stars Fra Fee & Amy Lennox
  • 2
    The Holy Holy Bus
    Join Brassneck Theatre Company on a hilariously madcap adventure about love, hope, happiness and faith, The Holy, Holy Bus will have you laughing, crying and even praying for some divine inspiration along the journey!
  • 3
    Dancing at Lughnasa
    One of the most acclaimed plays by Ireland's greatest living playwright, Dancing at Lughnasa, arrives at the Lyric later this year.
  • 4
    The Night Alive
    Danske Bank Stage
    Written and directed by the celebrated Conor McPherson, The Night Alive features an an all-star cast.
  • 5
    Fly Me To The Moon
    After the sell-out success of Mistletoe and Crime at the Lyric, comes another hilarious Marie Jones comedy



Winner of an Olivier Award and a Tony Award, Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel is one of the most acclaimed and loved Irish plays of recent times. This new production, which marks the 25th anniversary of the play’s premiere in Dublin, is directed by award-winning Annabelle Comyn.


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  • L-R: Shaun Dingwall, Owen McCafferty, Steve Marmion, Brian Doherty, Katie McGuinness
  • L-R: Fiach Mac Conghail and Lara Hickey (Abbey Theatre)
  • L-R: Steve Marmion, Lara Hickey, Jimmy Fay, Katie McGuinness
  • L-R:Stephen Rea, Jimmy Fay, Steve Marmion, Owen McCafferty, Fiach Mac Conghail

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Lyric News

  • 18 June 2015
    Peter Quigley (1950 - 2015)
    We were saddened to hear of the death of Peter Quigley yesterday.  Peter was well-known and well-loved throughout the world of Northern Irish theatre, and he will be remembered in particular for his many performances on the Lyric stage alongside other leading actors of his generation.

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